School Group Information

The school day for primary and secondary school groups is FRIDAY, APRIL 26, admission is $8.00/person for students and chaperones. If the group is coming for the weekend, admission will be full price $45 for a two-day wristband or if attending on Saturday, 4/27 admission is $25.

How to purchase the and receive the school group discount:
-The school group ticket cannot be purchased in advance.
-Bring a Purchase Order or if paying with cash, a letter on School letterhead, stating the number of students/chaperones with the amount to be paid.
-The Box Office will be open beginning Thursday, April 25, at Expo NM from 10:00am-3:00pm; and will open Friday, April 26th at 9:00am.
-All school groups must purchase admission before 11:59am on Friday, 4/26, as the discount expires at noon. Your group may stay as long as you like.
-Everyone in your group must enter together, teacher/chaperones must enter with their students!
-If arriving via a bus: Enter the parking lot at Expo NM, Gate 1 (entry is off Central Ave). Once you have parked, you will walk to the WEST Entry Gate- Purple Awning, to either present your P.O/payment and receive your Group Pass.
-If arriving in a bus and several other vehicles, all should park together inside Gate 1.
-If arriving in a van or car, you may enter the parking lot at Gate 8 and Box Office is inside the parking lot.

Information to put on the Purchase Order:
Gathering of Nations Limited
3301 Coors Blvd NW R300
Albuquerque, NM 87120

Schedule of Events on Friday, April 26:
9:00am – Box Office Opens
10:00am – All Entry Gates Open to the Public
All day: Music and Entertainment on Stage 49, Traders Market (craft vendors and information booths – schools, recruitment, etc)
12:00pm – Grand Entry of Dancers inside Tingley Coliseum (best to have group leaders find seating as soon as possible in Tingley)
4:00pm – Horse Rider Regalia Parade around the groundsurself extra time for Parking,  Bag Check & Entry.